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Austroasiatic

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adjective Aus·tro·asi·at·ic \ˈȯs-(ˌ)trō-ˌā-zhē-ˈa-tik, -zē-ˈa-, ˈäs- also -ˌā-shē-\

Definition of Austroasiatic

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a family of languages of south and southeast Asia that includes Mon-Khmer and Munda as subfamilies



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1922

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